Powershell App-V Script – Add applications by using manifest.xml

appvWith the introduction of Microsoft App-V v4.5 Microsoft introduced the manifest.xml file. To read more about the manifest file please read this blog post by Rodney Medina MVP on App-V and owner of Softrgidblog.com.

The PowerShell App-V script I will show you today will perform two actions. One is adding the Virtual Application to the App-V client by using the manifest file and the second is performing a full load of the added Virtual Applications.

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Powershell and Active Directory Part 4/4 Set TS info

image Here we are with already the latest part in the Powershell and Active Directory blog series. In part 3/4 we worked with getting information from AD Object attributes which are not defined in the schema. In this part we will work on modifying the settings on these attributes.

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Powershell and Active Directory Part 3/4 Get TS info

64px-Windows_PowerShell_icon Back again with a new post in the Powershell and Active Directory series of posts. Remember when I said I will show you how to work with attributes that are not schema attributes? By default you can do a $var.schemaatrributename like $user.name or $user.DistinguishedName. This is not possible for for example the TerminalServiceHomeDrive attribute because this strange enough is not a schema attribute.

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Windows Server 2008 R2 Remote Desktop Services

Remote Desktop Services

As you all know Microsoft is improving the Terminal Services Remote Desktop Services solution in Windows with pretty big steps since Windows Server 2008 was first introduced.

Now with Windows Server 2K8 R2 they implemented some new features like redirection of directx, Aero and Multimedia and finally! Multi monitor support!

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Powershell and Active Directory Part 2/4 Search

64px-Windows_PowerShell_iconAfter part 1 of the Powershell and Active Directory postings we are now finally ready for working with Powershell and Active Directory! In this post I will show you how to do a basic Active Directory search. I know this has been explained over and over again on different blogs but I will go the extra mile which we need for part 3 which will be released later this week.

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